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    i want to ask you if there is an idiom with the verb figure.
    is there?:)

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    Re: idioms

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    i want to ask you if there is an idiom with the verb figure.
    is there?:)
    "Go figure" means "It's hard to understand; can you understand it?" (This idiom is quite recent.)

    "Figure out" can mean "realize, understand, find out, decide:"
    She never figured out where he had gone.
    I can't figure out what that means.

    regards
    edward

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